Thank you!

We had a tremendous Celebrate Giving banquet on January 31st where we celebrated our Celebrate Giving Event LogoPhilanthropy Award Winners and announced the winners of this year’s Youth Philanthropy Contest!  Check out the Youth Contest page for all the details – PLUS – This year, EVERY project that entered the contest received funding from generous donors and local philanthropists.  Thank you for believing in and supporting our youth and their creative, charitable ideas to make a difference!

Philanthropy Award Winners Announced!

The Philanthropy Council of Northeast Nebraska is thrilled to announce the winners of the 2015 Philanthropy Awards.   From a young student just beginning to explore the power of giving to those who have demonstrated their love for the community through the years, this year’s Philanthropy Award Winners represent the best of northeast Nebraska. Their dedication to our area exemplifies the various ways that regular citizens give of their own time, talent, and treasure and make northeast Nebraska an amazing place to live.  Read more…

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Community Embraces Philanthropy contest

If you missed the Youth Philanthropy Event on February 1, check out this article to learn more about a few exciting changes for this year.  And remember, Youth Philanthropy projects that weren’t selected as winners still have a chance to receiving funding this Saturday, February 15 at Celebrate Giving!

I Finished My Youth Contest Application – Now What?

Project application and displays can be dropped off at the Lifelong Learning Center on the campus of Northeast Community College on Friday, January 31st from 6 – 8 p.m. or on Saturday, February 1st from 9 a.m. – noon.

When you drop off your projects, a committee member will check through all your paperwork and then escort you to a table where you can set up your project display for judging.

Winners will be announced at the Youth and Family Event at the Lifelong Learning Center on Saturday, February 1st from 4 -6 p.m.